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Digital Single Market strategy: brand protection comes up short

May 2017 edition | After the EU Commission published its mid-term report on the Digital Single Market strategy, many…

“Plagiarius” shame-prize awarded to most brazen counterfeiters

February 2017 edition | In mid-February, the Aktion Plagiarius initiative chose the previous year's most brazen counterfeits. Violations of…

New offensive to free ship cargo from counterfeits

January 2017 edition | Representatives of numerous shipping and logistics companies, anti-piracy organisations, and well-known brands have now signed…

FESI: New campaign against counterfeit sporting goods

July 2016 edition | “Score the Real Thing,” a new public awareness campaign, is designed to inform consumers about…

EPAL disrupts counterfeiter of europallets

June 2016 edition | The industry association EPAL has reported two new successes in the fight against counterfeit pallets:…

A lot of counterfeit machinery originates in Germany

May 2016 edition | According to a new survey of the VDMA (Association of German Mechanical and Plant Engineering Manufacturers),…

Negative prize “Plagiarius” awarded

February 2016 edition | On February 16, the negative “Plagiarius” prize was awarded for the 40th time as part…

Product piracy and terrorism go hand in hand

February 2016 edition | In its recently published report, the French Union des Fabricants (Unifab) clearly warns against the…